STATELINE, Ill./Wis. (WIFR) – Communities all across the Stateline are celebrating the 4th of July holiday with fireworks displays. See the list of celebrations going on around the area. Admission may apply for some events.
-Rockford Skyconcert Fireworks Spectacular, fireworks at 9:30 p.m. on July 4th in downtown Rockford. Premium viewing area available at Davis Park ($6/person, veterans $5 with ID).
-Rockford Speedway Fireworks Extravaganza, fireworks after races on July 3
-RSO ComEd Independence Day Spectacular, fireworks at dusk on July 2 at Starlight Theater (Rock Valley College) at 8:00 p.m. (adults $30, seniors and students $29)
-Rockford Country Club 4th of July Celebration, fireworks at dusk
-Cherry Valley Fourth of July, fireworks at Baumann Park on July 4th (Baumann Park closed due to flooding, no parking at park; parking at SE parking lot of CherryVale Mall recommended)
-Winnebago 4th of July Family Festival, fireworks on school grounds at dusk on July 4th
-Durand 4th of July Festival, fireworks at Durand High School on July 4th at 9:30 p.m.
-Freeport Sky Concert, fireworks on Sunday, July 2, after dusk at Stephenson County Fairgrounds
Candlewick Lake Independence Day Celebration, fireworks at dusk or around 9:15 p.m. on July 1.
-Let Freedom Ring Festival, fireworks at David L. Rahn Junior High on Brayton Road in Mount Morris on July 4th at dusk.
-Byron Dragway Fourth of July Community Fireworks, fireworks at dusk on July 4 at Byron Dragway (7827 River Road in Byron)
Beloit Snappers Fireworks Night, fireworks begin immediately after the Snappers game against Wisconsin on July 3.
-Pops on the Rock, fireworks at Riverside Park in Beloit at dusk on July 4
-Amboy Fireworks Festival, fireworks at dusk on July 1 in downtown Amboy at dusk
-Dixon Petunia Festival, fireworks at 9:30 p.m. on July 4, launched near the ComEd site on 2nd Street. 101.7 FM will have synchronized music during the display.
JO DAVIESS COUNTY:
Shenandoah Pro Rodeo and Fireworks, fireworks begin immediately after the rodeo at the Shenandoah Riding Center in Galena on Friday, June 30. (Adults $12 in advance, $20 at the gate; Kids $7 in advance, $10 at the gate).
Hanover Days, fireworks begin at dusk on July 3 in downtown Hanover
Stockton 4th of July Celebration, fireworks begin at dusk on July 4
Kirkland 4th of July, fireworks display off Marina Park begins at dusk on July 4
Sterling Fireworks, fireworks begin at dusk on July 1 at Westwood Fitness and Sports Center, 1901 Westwood Drive. Admission is $5 a carload.
If you know of any other Fourth of July celebrations going on in the area, please email them to firstname.lastname@example.org